A 20-year-old man is dead and his 19-year-old brother has been left nursing a stab wound, following an incident in Valencia on Thursday night.
The deceased is Christopher Oliverre, also known as “Jojo”, while his wounded brother is Jason Oliverre, aka ‘Max”.
Around 6.35 p.m., a 19-year old man of Valencia, was walking along the Valencia Old Road when on reaching Paradise Lane he got into an altercation with the brothers.
The suspect pulled a knife from his waist and dealt Oliverre a stab to his chest, and then turned on his brother Jason, dealing him a stab to the abdomen.
The suspect the ran off.
The brothers were taken to the Sangre Grande Police Hospital, however, Christopher died shortly after arrival.
The 19-year-old suspect later walked into the Valencia Police Post and surrendered.